5 minutes read December 7, 2014 Weekend Special No. 2696 * Weekend Special is all that stuff we wanted to, but did not get around to writing about but shared on social media or things we feel bear repeating. First….. Read More 3 minutes read July 12, 2013 Weekend Music Break 45 We took the week off last week so we’re coming back at you extra strong today. For those of you trying to stay warm this winter and those of you….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read March 31, 2012 ‘The Love Mantra’ The new video for single from Brooklyn-based Rwandan singer Iyadede‘s new album, “The Demo.” (Remember her recent cover of Theophilus London’s “Flying Overseas”?) The video is directed by Sam Kessie. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read December 8, 2011 Music Break. Iyadede We like stylish Rwandese-Brooklyn singer Iyadede‘s take (in French) on the Theophilus London song “Flying Overseas.” His verses (in English) are retained unchanged in Iyadede’s cover. The video also visits….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read August 4, 2011 Chief Boima plays Lincoln Center He’s not just a blogger. This Sunday, August 7, at Lincoln Center DJ Chief Boima, who has been traveling in Ghana, Liberia and Sierra Leone this summer, will warm up….. Read More 1 minute read November 27, 2009 10 Music Videos for the Weekend Since it is Friday, I might as well put up a few music videos.  First up is the Kano remix of The Very Best’s “Julia” (remember earlier this year’s….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read October 24, 2009 EVENTS IN NEW YORK CITY / OKAYAFRICA Read More ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.